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The Origins of Human Diet and Medicine: Chemical Ecology

Series: Arizona Studies in Human Ecology

By: Timothy Johns

356 pages, Figs, tabs

University of Arizona Press

Paperback | Sep 1996 | #60182 | ISBN: 0816516871
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Paperback edition of With Bitter Herbs They Shall Eat It, a consideration of the evolution of the human uses of plants, the ways in which humans obtain foods, and the consequences of this history for understanding the basis of the human diet.


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